Reliance Infocomm has tied-up with NDTV 24X7, to provide on the hour news
updates of actual newscast with streaming video of NDTV news. Now, RIM customers
can watch streaming video of election updates as well as other news coverage
from NDTV news through R World on their multimedia enabled handsets.
"This is yet another initiative that demonstrates the capabi-lity of our
high speed CDMA 2000 1x technology distincti-vely positioning Reliance India
Mobile ahead of competition. With this tie-up, RIM customers can enjoy round the
clock strea-ming video of news on their handsets and this tie-up is not limited
to election period," said Kaushik Roy, Head (Marketing), Reliance Infocomm.
RIM subscribers can view the latest NDTV video news clip by selecting NDTV
24X7 in the news section of the main menu of R World. The section also sports
options of video news updates from CNBC and Aaj Tak TV channels as well as text
based prominent headlines, which RIM customers can customize as per their
language preferences in as much as eight regional languages.